Carers' Resource is the local, specialist carers' centre for the Bradford and Airedale, Harrogate and Ripon, and Craven districts of Yorkshire.

Volunteering Opportunities

Last changed: Saturday 24 July, 2021

Young Carer Activity volunteer

Last changed: Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Location:      Trips around Craven and/or monthly youth club in Glusburn BD20 Brief Description of Role:   Assisting the young carer worker at monthly term time youth club and/or on day trips/activities provided for groups of young carers during school holidays. Essential Qualities required:          Enjoy engaging with young people,…
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Asset Management Volunteer

Last changed: Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Location:      All offices – Shipley, Skipton, Harrogate as required. Starting in Shipley. Brief Description of Role:   To undertake a full physical audit of all IT and office equipment across the organisation including all offices (and staff using equipment remotely) using an asset management software tool and/or SAGE to…
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Trustee – particular interest in charity finance

Last changed: Thursday 21 January, 2021

Location:  Offices in Harrogate, Shipley and Skipton. Currently meetings are being held remotely.        Carers’ Resource is looking for a new Trustee to join the board. The Board is particularly interested in adding trustees who have substantial experience in charity or public sector finance.
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Volunteer Drivers

Last changed: Monday 10 February, 2020

Location:                                Bradford, Shipley, Skipton, Harrogate Purpose of Role:                     The Carers’ Resource delivers a wide range of activities  across Craven, Bradford and Harrogate to encourage  carers to have time with other carers; in turn giving them time for themselves. Volunteer Drivers are needed to transport carers to groups…
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Group Host Volunteer

Last changed: Monday 10 February, 2020

Location:                                Bradford, Airedale, Craven, Harrogate Purpose of Role:                     The Carers’ Resource delivers a wide range of groups  across Craven, Bradford and Harrogate to encourage carers to have time with other carers; in turn giving them time for themselves. Volunteer group hosts are relied upon to ensure the smooth…
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Community Fundraising Volunteer

Last changed: Monday 10 February, 2020

Location:                                 Various – depends on volunteers interests. Purpose of Role:                     To support our fantastic fundraising team to deliver a range of campaigns and events to help raise the profile of Carers’ Resource and generate funds to support unpaid carers. Qualities required:                               Be a good communicatorBe…
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Volunteer Befriender

Last changed: Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Role Title:                               Volunteer Befriender Location:                                Skipton (primarily Crosshills, Gargrave, Bradley), Harrogate and Selby Purpose of Role:                    To give carers of a partner, a family member or friend, the  opportunity to have a break from their caring commitments by providing 2-4 hours of caring cover in or outside…
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